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Saturday 14 December 2024

12:30pm at Hamer Hall

About this performance

Celebrate the season with a magical performance featuring traditional carols, modern holiday favourites and classically Christmas selections.

Symphonic joy and cheer for the whole family!

This relaxed, sensory-friendly performance is designed to be a comfortable place for children of all ages, from baby and toddler onwards as well as audience members with autism, a disability or sensory sensitivity.


Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Weiss CF* conductor
Karen Kyriakou
Vocal Quartet from Melba Opera Trust

*Cybec Assistant Conductor

Duration: approx. 50 minutes, no interval

Relaxed concert information

This performance will take place in Hamer Hall, a safe and relaxed environment with elements adapted to reduce anxiety and discomfort. As a concertgoer, you can expect:

  • A downloadable visual story emailed to ticket holders ahead of the concert
  • A relaxed attitude to noise and movement during the concert
  • Lights to stay on during the concert
  • Open doors and chill-out break areas
  • General admission seating with space for freedom of movement
  • Friendly, trained staff

A non-relaxed concert is also available.

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The MSO's relaxed performances are supported by the Australian Government Department of Social Services.

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Presented in collaboration with Melba Opera Trust

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Leonard Weiss' position as Assistant Conductor is supported by Cybec Foundation

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